South Africa: Did Fracking in Botswana Cause Johannesburg to Tremble?
There's not enough information to answer that scientifically but one thing that is certain is that to produce gas from coal seams you need to pump out a lot of water that they sit… Read more »
Botswana: Newspaper Editor Faces Two-Year Jail Sentence On Archaic Charge of Sedition
While the recently released biopic A United Kingdom dramatising the love affair between Botswana's first president Seretse Khama and his wife-to-be, Ruth Williams, has blipped the… Read more »
December 14, 2016
South Africa: The Ruth Khama I Knew
The love story of a middle-class white Englishwoman and an African chief-to-be in the late 1940s, that of Ruth and Seretse Khama of Botswana, has been made into a compelling movie… Read more »
October 06, 2016
South Africa: Botswana Has the Mining Law That South Africa Should Copy
South Africa's mining industry remains in the doldrums, having recorded an overall loss of R37-billion in 2015. The persistent malaise in mining stems partly from depressed… Read more »
June 29, 2016
Botswana: Botswana's President Ian Khama - 'Diamonds Are Not Forever'
In 1966 Botswana was one of the least developed and poorest nations in the world, its per capita income then just $83. By the turn of the 21st century, Botswana's per capita GDP,… Read more »
June 09, 2016
Botswana: Amabhungane - Investors Hit As Botswana Tourism Venture Sinks
Scores of desperate investors in Botswana are facing financial ruin as a multimillion-pula bijou tourism project on the Chobe River struggles to stay afloat amid a sharp downturn… Read more »
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